Science + Research

ARE YOU A CURIOUS PERSON WHO LOVES TO INVESTIGATE AND DISCOVER NEW KNOWLEDGE? Do you have an interest in contributing to our understanding of the environment, human health, and disease, technology, government systems, or social issues, to name a few?

Consider utilizing this career community if:

  • You are fascinated by the processes scientists use to understand the world.
  • You are passionate about a topic and want to understand it on a deeper level.
  • You are inspired to keep working, keep seeking, and not give up when you faced with a challenge.
  • You enjoy using systematic or formal methods to investigate questions.
  • You often take a creative approach to problem-solving.

Explore the Science + Research career community to gain valuable insights from working professionals, learn about internships and job opportunities, and keep up with current trends.

Networking in D.C. + Back Home

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During the 2019 D.C. Career Trek, students had many opportunities to network with IU alumni and employees from the various companies that they visited. Through events such as Career Round Tables and an Alumni Networking Mixer, students learned valuable information …

By Courtney Stapleton
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An IU Day Special: Internships are a Crucial Part of the College Experience

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The Walter Center for Career Achievement offers a unique vision of career development for students of the arts and sciences — one that includes helping each student land that first job after college.

We’ve found that students who are able to …

By Maureen Langley
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Career Exploration: The Medical Device Industry

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Looking for a fast-paced, ever-changing career that combines medicine with technology? Perhaps the medical device industry is right for you! The medical device industry develops a wide range of products from surgical gloves to wheelchairs to surgical instruments. It plays …

By Jocelyn White
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How to Show off your Skills: The 2X “Secret”

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I admit this isn’t really a secret, but it is a good idea: Standing out is not necessarily about being the best (or even very good) at any one particular thing, but rather developing rare and valuable combinations of skills. …

By Trevor Verrot
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Summer Opportunities For Undergraduates In Science & Research

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Pathwaystoscience.org is a hub for all sorts of interesting opportunities for individuals interested in gaining career training in the sciences.

In addition to webinars and resources on professional development, this website offers:

Openings for 650+ Research Experience for Undergradutes (REU) …

By Aaron Brutkiewicz
Aaron Brutkiewicz Graduate Intern & Career Coach Aaron Brutkiewicz
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